But this weekend we were mostly inside and not even contemplating spectating because as athletes ...
- We are both sick
- Agata is on Antibiotics
- Marcus is just in agony
- The weather has been rain, rain and more rain
Torrential rain since Friday with the slight possibility of a let up this Sunday afternoon.
So despite our frail physical condition as the rain subsided we headed outside on foot to watch the Cycling Professionals in ....
Tour de Romandie
As the graphic says the tour de Romandie is a 700Km course starting on the last days of April and this Sunday time trialing in our home town of Lausanne.
A nice course. We were in Ouchy in East Lausanne by the lake
Thanks to our friend Carsten for many of the above photos
Sweeper van means the competition is over
Now time to look at race commentary and presentations
We like Bicycles
Of course Marcus was interested in any pro Bicycles at the BMC stand and in any other places ..
On one Sunday each year the lake road between Lausanne and Vevey is closed and the public (that's us!) are encouraged to walk, cycle, roller skate etcetera between the two towns.
Sunday May 3rd is that day for Vevery Lavaux Slow UP
We started from Vevey and started walking east towards Lausanne ...
Stunning views of course
Stunning automotive views of Stratos and more
We were so late on the road that most of the attractions had packed up, indeed the roads were just about to re-open to motorised traffic :(
Tour Official Programme
Etape 6 Lausanne Timings